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Law School Corporate Law Corporate Law Essentials: Mod 2 — Prospectus, Shares and Debentures

Corporate Law Essentials: Mod 2 — Prospectus, Shares and Debentures

About this Course

The objective of this module is to equip you with the following concepts:

  • Types of shares
  • Types of debentures
  • Issue of securities
  • Prospectus

You will find an in-depth analysis of practical situations where a company may decide to raise its capital through shares and debentures. How the company may decide to issue its shares and debentures forms an integral part of this module, comprising 20 videos and references to relevant sections of the Companies Act, 2013.

This course is specifically designed keeping in mind the syllabi of leading Indian law schools. Practitioners can use this as a refresher course, and anyone taking competitive examinations such as CS and CA may also take this course. In addition to the videos, this course also comprises the following:

  • Examination pointers
  • Assignments
  • Mind maps
  • Flashcards
  • Full texts of relevant sections
  • Links to the full texts of cases on SCC Online.
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It's far better to buy a wonderful company at a fair price than a fair company at a wonderful price.

Warren Buffett

Course Overview


The key reason why you should opt for this course is because of the way it is structured and presented. Throughout the module, the concepts have been explained in a streamlined manner. All the key concepts that are necessary to establish a strong foundation in the subject have been covered. This module has been designed and developed after months of rigorous research and planning by a team comprising leading industry experts backed with teaching experience. Taking this course will help students excel in their examinations.

In addition to the videos, we have also provided special features such as examination pointers, assignments, list of relevant case laws, mind maps and references for further reading, to enhance the learning process. This course can be taken by law students, practitioners as well as competitive exam aspirants.


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Bijetri Roy

Bijetri Roy holds a master's degree in Public International Law from the Queen Mary University of London and is pursuing her PhD in Food Security and WTO from UPES, Dehradun. She has worked as a law lecturer at a law school in Delhi NCR where she taught Corporate Law. Prior to entering the field of teaching and research, she worked as a Legal and Marketing officer in the banking sector, before which she worked as a banking and finance lawyer at a boutique law firm, Orbit Law Services, Mumbai. Apart from her regular jobs, she has been actively involved in social service and was a pro-bono researcher in the areas of domestic violence and rape with Majlis Legal Centre under India’s renowned feminist advocate, Flavia Agnes. Bijetri has also trained law students at a well known private law school in Mumbai for moot courts, public speaking and legal research methodology.

The individual investor should act consistently as an investor and not as a speculator.

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